Tue, 23 Apr 2019

Azarenka crushes Stosur to send Fed Cup semi to deciding doubles

Brisbane - Victoria Azarenka crushed Samantha Stosur to send the Fed Cup semi-final between Australia and Belarus into a deciding ...

Barty beats Sabalenka to put Australia in charge of Fed Cup semi

Brisbane - Ice-cool Ashleigh Barty produced a commanding performance to beat power-hitting Aryna Sabalenka and hand Australia a 2-1 lead ...

Naomi Osaka out to conquer clay

Berlin - World No 1 Naomi Osaka hopes to bounce back from her recent defeats and conquer a new surface ...

Halep gives Romania Fed Cup lead over France

Rouen - World No 2 Simona Halep outclassed Kristina Mladenovic 6-3, 6-1 on Saturday to give Romania a 1-0 lead ...

Trump Sours on Mueller Report After Initial Upbeat View

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump is lashing out at current and former aides who cooperated with special counsel Robert Mueller's ...

Lyft's fast-slumping stock quickly leads to investor lawsuits

Snap's IPO honeymoon in 2017 gave way to investor lawsuits within 10 weeks. With Blue Apron Holdings it was just ...

Barty beats Azarenka, Australia and Belarus share Fed Cup spoils

Brisbane - Australia and Belarus shared the spoils on day one of their Fed Cup semi-final in Brisbane Saturday with ...

SeaWorld publishes decades of orca data to help wild whales

he endangered killer whales of the Pacific Northwest live very different lives from orcas in captivity. ...

Orlando foreclosures start to rise again

A sign advertising foreclosure and auction is posted in the of a home in Decatur, Georgia, on Monday, July 9, ...

After Game 4 blowout, its clear Magic arent in Raptors weight class ary

After the Magic's Game 4 blowout loss to the Raptors, it's clear Orlando isn't in Toronto's weight class. ...

Apopka Vineland crash kills 2 from Kissimmee, troopers say

Two Kissimmee residents died Sunday night in a crash on Apopka Vineland Road, a Florida Highway Patrol spokeswoman said. ...

Sen. Elizabeth Warren unveils $640 billion college debt forgiveness plan

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., speaks during a campaign rally Wednesday, April 17, 2019, in Salt Lake City. ...

Trump says Herman Cain withdraws from consideration for Fed seat

In this June 20, 2014 photo, Herman Cain, CEO, The New Voice, speaks during Faith and Freedom Coalition's Road to ...

PODCAST- 'Game of Thrones' recap, season 8, episode 2 The things we do for love (Ep. 155)

Daenerys Targaryen confronts Jaime Lannister, pictured, the man who killed her father, in the second episode of the final season ...

WonderWorks, astronaut team up on educational project

Astronaut Don Thomas is participating in a WonderWorks educational project called WonderKids. ...

Disney fined $13,260 by OSHA for late reports on worker injuries

Fun Spot guests ride the Mine Blower coaster at the park's Kissimmee location last year. ...

Report finds the cheapest theme park in Florida

Fun Spot guests ride the Mine Blower coaster at the park's Kissimmee location last year. ...

Orlando man David Tronnes, accused in wife's murder, has hearing today

David Tronnes is charged with first-degree murder for the death of Shanti Cooper-Tronnes, who was found dead intheir East Copeland ...

Gov. DeSantis asks Trump for boost in Hurricane Michael recovery money

In this Oct. 12, 2018, file photo, debris from Hurricane Michael is scattered over Mexico Beach, Fla. ...

It's blueberry season- Fill buckets at U-pick sites, eat pie at Mount Dora festival

Slices of blueberry pie like these from last year's Mount Dora Blueberry Festival will be on sale at this year's ...

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Australian All Ordinaries closes higher, rest of Asia flat

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mostly flat on Tuesday, however the Australian marked surged in its first day ...

Asian Development Bank to support renewable power projects in Pacific

MANILA, Philippines - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved an umbrella facility of up to $100 million which will ...

Little movement on U.S. markets as investors take extended break

NEW YORK, New York - A boost in the price of energy stocks failed to ignite a flat market on ...

Asian and European nations set to have oil supplies from Iran stop

SINGAPORE - U.S. State Department officials say an announcement is to be made on Monday that waivers allowing companies to ...

African information technology industry gets boost with outsourcing

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia - Amidst bustling Addis Ababa, a revolution in homegrown Ethiopian software is brewing.  Gebeya  believes it can supply talent ...

Prosper Funding of San Francisco and Phoenix hit with $3 million fine

WASHINGTON DC - A San Francisco-based company agreed to pay a fine of $3 million for miscalculating and materially overstating ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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